What Happened on March 8, 1855

Historical Events

  • 1st train crosses 1st US railway suspension bridge, Niagara Falls

Famous Deaths

Bill the ButcherBill the Butcher (1821-1855)

American gang member (New York City's Bowery Boys), dies of a gunshot wound at 33

1855 Highlights

About March 8, 1855

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 2 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces